Les Triplettes de Belleville

Format
80'

Status
Completed

Release
2003

Director
Sylvain Chomet

Producer
Les Armateurs (FR)

Coproducers
Vivi FIlm (BE)
Productions Champion (CAN)

Writer
Sylvain Chomet

Music
Benoît Charest

Synopsis

Adopted by his grandmother, Madame Souza, Champion is a lonely little boy. Noticing that the lad is never happier than on a bycicle, Madame Souza puts him through a rigorous training process. Years go by and Champion becomes worthy of his name. Now he is ready to enter the world-famous cycling race, the Tour the Fance.

Awards

Academy Awards Oscar Best Animated Film 2003 Nomination
Academy Awards Oscar Best Song 2003 Nomination
Annecy 2003 Official Selection
Bafta Best non-English Language Film 2003 Nomination
Cannes 2003 Official Selection
César Best Film 2003 Nomination
César Best First Film 2003 Nomination
César Best Song 2003
Festival Telluride 2003 Official Selection
Festival Toronto 2003 Official Selection
Joseph Plateau Prize Best Belgian Film 2004 Nomination